Archive for August, 2019
Aug 29, 2019
Promoting InTSEnSE in the 13th Estonian Rural Parliament in Räpina, Põlva County (Southern Estonia)

On July 26th to 28th 2019 the InTSEnSE Erasmus+ project was promoted in the 13th Estonian Rural Parliament that took place in Räpina, Põlva County (Southern Estonia). 350 participants, 15 delegations from Estonian counties, guests, partners, politicians, the President of Republic were there for participating. The topics of the parliament were the above: How to organize community[…]

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Aug 19, 2019
LIT article for InTSEnSE Newsletter 

There is good news from Ireland regarding Social Enterprise with the launch of the Rural Conversations report on Wednesday 4th September.   Rural Conversations was a series of events in collaboration with the Department of Rural and Community Development. The series provided a discussion forum for rural development stakeholders.  The themes discussed were economic development, social[…]

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Aug 14, 2019
A New Social Venture by a Colleague

In my blog post I wanted to tell you about one of my colleagues that has just founded his own Social Enterprise:- Wrexham Glyndwr University member of staff Dr Peter Hooper has recently started his own social enterprise, based in Wrexham’s Welsh Government-funded Enterprise Hub. The enterprise, Active Writing Limited, runs writing and activity workshops[…]

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Aug 09, 2019
“Boosting Social Entrepreneurship and Social Enterprise Development in Lithuania” – a Brief of Policy Review by OECD

As social entrepreneurship in Lithuania is getting more popular and recognized by society, it is worth presenting an in-depth policy review by the OECD. First of all, OECD – Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development – is an intergovernmental economic organization with 36 member countries. OECD’s essential goal is to stimulate economic progress and world trade. According to[…]

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Aug 06, 2019
Discussion “Is it ok to earn by doing good?” in the Conversation festival Lapma

On June 28th the annual Conversation festival took place in Cesis town in Latvia. During this event, Social Entrepreneurship Association of Latvia organized a discussion “Is it ok to earn by doing good?”. The panel of this discussion consisted of 8 specialists – Andrs Hermanis from social enterprise BlindArt, founder of the store Otrā Elpa[…]

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